FEATURED PRESENTATION / THE RUNNER
The Now, a journey into magical worlds, opening doors to hidden places and participatory environments.,
through video-art, illustration-animation, video mapping and interactivity.
The Now explores transitory spaces and unseen parallel realities, a time travel cinematic voyage
to visually striking places, live painting, animated characters and evolving narratives.
FEATURED ARTISTS / SOLIMAN LOPEZ
Visual design and art installation created by awarded creative team LAIA CABRERA & Co,
founded by filmmaker and video artist Laia Cabrera and French animator and projection mapping
artist Isabelle Duverger.
Searching for new ways of using the space and visual imaginary as a tool for narrative storytelling and
audience connection, driven by both scenographic and dramaturgical aspect and creating immersive
content experiences in contemporary artwork. @laiacabreraco @isabelleduverger
FEATURED INTERACTIVITY / KARAN PARIKH
Co-founded by Lorne Covington and Bill Saiff, creators of participatory environments that provide
immersive exploration, expression, and education. Through innovation in multi-person gestural interfaces,
advanced spatial sensing, and physical, augmented, and virtual reality techniques,
they create environments that effortlessly extend users' capabilities and senses.
Karam Parikh, an immersive experience developer. His core areas of focus are mixed reality,
interaction design, spatial AR, adaptive and binaural audio.